Macedonian soldiers patrol beside the two-line protective fence set along the border between Macedonia and Greece, near southern Macedonia's town of Gevgelija, Friday, March 4, 2016. Thousands of refugees and migrants continue to wait on the border between Greece and Macedonia on Thursday morning. At the moment, some 30,000 refugees and other migrants are stranded in Greece, with 10,000 at the Idomeni border crossing to Macedonia. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

EU ‘sells soul’ in migrant deportation deal with Turkey

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European leaders stand accused of “selling their soul” as they hope to secure a deal with Turkey on Monday for the “large scale and rapid” deportation of migrants.

David Cameron will join his counterparts in Brussels to push Ahmet Davutoglu, the Turkish prime minister, to end the perilous migrant sea crossings to Greece and accept the removal of tens of thousands of refugees gathered in the country.

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